A couple of weeks ago I wrote about My Football Club.
On Wednesday this week they announced that they have reached their target of 50,000 members and are now in negotiations with
three four clubs. The have a budget of GBP 1.5 million, so should be able to find something interesting to spend that on.
You might wonder what the clubs who are likely to be bought (not to mention their existing fans) think of the scheme. I guess time will tell once a purchase is announced. Meantime they don’t seem to be too stressed about it. I suppose that it doesn’t compare too unfavourably with being taken over by an odd foreign billionaire.
Here is a local news item from Anglia TV whose local team, Cambridge United, is #3 on the hit list:
I’m in. If you want to join the fun you can register online (cost: 35 quid).